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APPLETON

Bow hunter fended off the attacking birds with his hands and played by the rules as two toms go after decoy he carried.
Cool temperatures and brisk winds may have tempered opening-day success, but warming temperatures this weekend and ahead have the makings for a very good 2021 turkey season in the area.
It may get crowded out there Saturday, as large numbers of hunters are expected to participate in the 2020 pheasant opener. Bird numbers are up, the harvest is rapidly progressing, and sunny skies are forecast, everything needed to get people out. And, oh yeah, lots of people are getting outdoors in this year of the pandemic.
Local health care organizations combine forces to set-up a Tri-County COVID Medical Center in western Minnesota

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